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Need ethernet controller driver for Vostro 230


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#1 mystic12

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Posted 18 August 2016 - 02:48 PM

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Hey guys, I tried the broadcom driver listed on dell's page, doesn't work.

Then tried the device search for  0x1691 but that link in the Notes is not valid, help please?

 

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Chip Number: BCM57788 Chip Description: Broadcom BCM57788 LOM Notes: http://www.broadcom.com/support/ethernet_nic/netlink_k57.php

 



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#2 JohnC_21

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Posted 18 August 2016 - 02:55 PM

That link was dead. Is this the page you were trying to reference?

 

http://www.broadcom.com/support/ethernet-nic-netxtreme-i-desktop-mobile

 

I don't see your chipset listed. What is the vendor and device ID in Device Manager?

 

Is this the dell page you tried to download from?

 

http://www.dell.com/support/home/us/en/04/Drivers/DriversDetails?driverId=NDC29



#3 mystic12

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Posted 18 August 2016 - 03:10 PM

The NDC29 works, thank John!



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Posted 18 August 2016 - 03:14 PM

No problem, glad it worked for you.






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